Piece of painted cotton

Indian
17th century


Object Place: India

Dimensions

Overall: 34 x 106cm (13 3/8 x 41 3/4in.)

Accession Number

29.994

Medium or Technique

Cotton

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: Cream white cotton. Design: Powdering of small floral sprays painted with green, red, and gold. Border design across top and bottom undulating vine bearing lilies painted with neutral violet, reddish orange, green, and gold. (28.369 part of same piece.)

Provenance

Gift from M. K. Heeramaneck to the MFA, June 6, 1929

Credit Line

Gift of M. K. Heeramaneck